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HEMATITE    100 yards south of town line (Rt. 156), behind a ridge and near Pawtuckaway Pond, Raymond, NH
7 cm specimen
Species:           HEMATITE  
Locality:          100 yards south of town line (Rt. 156), behind a ridge and near Pawtuckaway Pond, Raymond, NH
Specimen Size: 7 cm specimen
Field Collected: Don Swenson - 1994
Catalog No.: A Don Swenson specimen.
Notes: A remarkable specimen for this area. Personally collected by Don. Most New England collectors would believe this was from the Surry Ledge locality, Surry, NH.
Highslide JS
HEMATITE    Hurricane Mtn., Conway, NH
2.8 cm - full specimen


Highslide JS
HEMATITE    Hurricane Mtn., Conway, NH
1.5 cm - zoom view


Highslide JS
HEMATITE    Hurricane Mtn., Conway, NH
7 mm field of view
Species:           HEMATITE   
Locality:          Hurricane Mtn., Conway, NH
Specimen Size: 2.8 cm - full specimen
Field Collected: Don Swenson
Catalog No.: u2040 - 3rd photo
Notes: When I first saw these lustrous black crystals I thought they might be cassiterite. However an EDS analysis showed them to be hematite. The small bit of silica is likely an impurity in the sample.
Highslide JS
HEMATITE   Mine Ledge, Surry, NH
2.5 cm high specimen

Species:           HEMATITE
Locality:          Mine Ledge, Surry, NH
Specimen Size: 2.5 cm high specimen
Field Collected: Don Swenson
Catalog No.: A Don Swenson specimen
Notes: Occasionally one will find a hematite specimen at Mine Ledge with a nice iridescent coating.
Highslide JS
HEMATITE   Government Pit, Albany, NH
4 mm field of view. Oxide coated clusters of hematite blades on cream colored microcline.

Species:           HEMATITE
Locality:          Government Pit, Albany, NH
Specimen Size:4 mm field of view. Oxide coated clusters of hematite blades on cream colored microcline.
Field Collected: Found in large box of uncleaned, untrimmed, Government Pit specimens collected by Leroy Grant of Albany, NH (deceased). Collected in the 1970's. This miniature specimen also has a milarite crystal.
Catalog No.: u2219
Notes:
Highslide JS
HEMATITE  Rt. 101 - 101A Road Cut, Amherst, NH
3.2 mm cluster of hematite blades
Species:           HEMATITE
Locality:          Rt. 101 - 101A Road Cut, Amherst, NH
Specimen Size: 3.2 mm cluster of hematite blades
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u1824
Notes:
Highslide JS
HEMATITE  Rt. 101 - 101A Road Cut, Amherst, NH
1.5 mm cluster of hematite blades
Species:           HEMATITE
Locality:          Rt. 101 - 101A Road Cut, Amherst, NH
Specimen Size: 1.5 mm cluster of hematite blades
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u2250
Notes: LED + SOLUX lighting
Highslide JS
HEMATITE    N. Sugarloaf Mtn., Bethlehem, NH
2.2 mm field of view
Species:           HEMATITE  
Locality:          N. Sugarloaf Mtn., Bethlehem, NH
Specimen Size: 2.2 mm field of view
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer - May, 1989
Catalog No.: u051
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